Brooks England Vault by Vans

How Vault by Vans Designer Taka Hayashi Created the Cool Laser Etchings on the Latest Collection

Styles in the Brooks England x Vault by Vans collection were decorated with a laser etching process. CREDIT: Courtesy of brands. Vans is winding down its 50th anniversary year with one last standout collaboration. For the holiday season, the brand’s Vault by Vans team joined up with Brooks England (the 150-year-old leather goods company based in Smethwick, England) on a […]

vans pro era checkerboard

Vans Takes Its Checkerboard Print to New Heights for Skateboarding With the Era Pro

Vans presents the Era Pro in Checkerboard. CREDIT: Courtesy Few shoe brands are synonymous with a print like Vans and its checkerboard designs. With that in mind, Vans executed the pattern in shoe styles designed by skaters for skateboarding — the Era Pro.  Skateboarder Jason Dill models the red and white canvas style in the Checkerboard Pro Classics […]

Taka Hayashi x Vault by Vans

Vans’ New Collaboration with Taya Hayashi Draws Inspiration From Native American Culture

The complete Taka Hayashi x Vault by Vans collection. CREDIT: Courtesy of brand. One of Vans’ most storied collaborators is back for fall/winter ’16 with a fresh Native American-inspired collection. Japanese designer Taka Hayashi’s 15th Vans collection will arrive in select stores next weekend, and it features a variety of silhouettes and colors. Here, the longterm […]

Vault by Vans x Taka Hayashi Pendleton

Vans Releases Vault by Vans x Taka Hayashi Pendleton Wool Capsule Collection

The TH Sk8 Huarache LX sneaker with patterned fabric panels. CREDIT: Courtesy of brand. Vans has teamed up with renowned artist Taka Hayashi on a special capsule line featuring colorful Pendleton wool. Hayashi designed a custom Pendleton blanket, inspired by one of his paintings, which serves as the centerpiece of the collection. Using the Southwestern-themed pattern, Hayashi […]

Vault by Vans x Horween

Sneak Peek: Vans x Horween Is a Lavish Iteration of Sk8-Hi and Old Skool Sneakers

The Sk8-Hi Cup LX style from the Vault by Vans x Horween collab. CREDIT: George Chinsee. Two American icons have come together for a special holiday ’16 collab. To execute a luxury take on skate classics, Horween Leather Co., the 111-year-old leather company based out of Chicago, reimagined two acclaimed Vans silhouettes. The Vault by Vans x Horween collection boasts lavish iterations of […]

Proper x Vault by Vans Tatanka Collection

This Renowned West Coast Boutique Has a Must-Have Vans Collab With Three Shoes Coming Soon

Proper x Vault by Vans Tatanka Collection CREDIT: Proper West Coast retail standout Proper has a collab on the way sure to satisfy fans of Vans. Arriving Saturday at Proper in Long Beach, Calif., as well as via properlbc.com, is its Vault by Vans Tatanka Collection, featuring the retailer’s take on three of the brand’s […]

Vault by Vans, SpongeBob SquarePants

Vans and SpongeBob SquarePants Are Releasing a Nostalgic Sneaker Collection

Vault by Vans x SpongeBob SquarePants. CREDIT: Courtesy of Vans Are you ready, kids? Nickelodeon’s favorite fictional sea sponge will find his yellow likeness plastered on sneakers this spring when Vault by Vans officially releases its SpongeBob SquarePants collection. The sneaker brand’s latest collaboration features footwear, apparel, accessories and skate decks in the cartoon’s many […]

Vans Old Skool Sherpa

Vans Covered Its Most Popular Shoes in Cozy Sherpa Fleece, and You Can Buy Them Now

Vans Old Skool Sherpa detail. CREDIT: Urban Outfitters Some of Vans’ most popular sneakers have received cozy sherpa fleece makeovers just as the temperatures begin to drop. The always-on-trend action sports brand’s Old Skool ($65), Sk8-Hi ($70) and Slip-On ($60) sneakers are available now in fuzzy sherpa-covered styles. The Old Skool is available in ivory […]

The Vault by Vans Brain Dead

The Latest Vans Collaboration Celebrates Not Going With the Norm

The Vault by Vans x Brain Dead collection. CREDIT: Vans Vans embraces collaboration with creatives. It’s latest project, released under its Vault by Vans banner, features three classic styles reimagined by artist collective Brain Dead. The footwear and apparel collection, which Vans stated is “inspired by the spirit of subculture” and “the post-punk world,” boasts […]